Wild Car Chase Cuts Across Central Coast

Aug 11, 2017

A chase that lasted nearly an hour on the freeway, surface streets and on foot led to the arrest of two suspects in Santa Maria Thursday.

The pursuit flowed through both Santa Barbara and San Luis Obispo counties.

It started when law enforcement saw a passenger in a vehicle that was wanted by authorities.

The driver took off, and lead the authorities on a chase with speeds reaching up to 100 mph at times.

Eventually, even after the chase was called off, some of the suspects were found in a Santa Maria house.

Authorities say two suspects have been apprehended, but a third remains at large.

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